Book Discussion on Not Out of Africa

Professor Lefkowitz spoke about multiculturalism in the ancient world. Her recent book, Not Out of Africa: How Afrocentrism Became an… read more

Professor Lefkowitz spoke about multiculturalism in the ancient world. Her recent book, Not Out of Africa: How Afrocentrism Became an Excuse to Teach Myth as History, deals with the cultural cross-pollination between ancient Egypt and Greece. She argued that scholars need to study and teach about African history, but not to the exclusion of European or other civilizations to implement a true multiculturalism. After her remarks, she took questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Not Out of Africa

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Public Affairs Event
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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
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Jun 15, 1996

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  • Jun 15, 1996 | 10:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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